(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
v. roll, rock, stagger, reel, lurch, yaw, sway; teeter, totter, flounder; hesitate, waver, quaver. See oscillation, agitation.
(Roget's IV) v.
Syn. shake, quaver, flounder, vacillate, tremble, quiver, move unsteadily from side to side, dodder, teeter, totter, be unsteady, waver, quake, stagger, shuffle, waggle.
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) v.
shake, tremble, totter, teeter, seesaw, stagger, waggle, rock, oscillate, sway, reel, move unsteadily.
(Roget's Thesaurus II) verb 1. To move back and forth or from side to side, as if about to fall: sway, teeter, totter, vacillate, waver, weave. See REPETITION. 2. To walk unsteadily: falter, lurch, reel, stagger, stumble, teeter, totter, weave. See MOVE. 3. To be irresolute in acting or doing: dither, falter, halt2, hesitate, pause, shilly-shally, stagger, vacillate, waver. See DECIDE.

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